7 days in Lapland Itinerary

7 days in Lapland Itinerary

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7 days in Lapland Itinerary

Start: San Francisco
Fly + Drive:  20​h 15​min
1
Levi
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
2
Inari
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
3
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Fly:  16​h 15​min
End: San Francisco

2
nights
Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sat): go for a walk through Huippupolku, Peak Trail in Levi. On your second day here, glide through natural beauty at Levi Ski Resort.

For other places to visit, photos, reviews, and tourist information, use the Levi trip website .

San Francisco, USA to Levi is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from San Francisco to Levi is 10 hours. In December, Levi is cooler than San Francisco - with highs of 22°F and lows of 8°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to travel to Inari.

Things to do in Levi

Winter Sports Parks Outdoors
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery ©
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi

1
night
Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. On the 10th (Tue), get into the urban bustle at The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos, then pause for some serene contemplation at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, and then see the interesting displays at Siida.

To find reviews, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, use the Inari trip planner .

Fly from Levi to Inari in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Inari are 21°F, while nighttime lows are 6°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Inari

Museums Shopping Historic Sites
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos ©
The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos

2
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Wed): find something for the whole family at Santa Claus Village, make a trip to Santa Claus Office, then get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll the grounds of German Soldier s Cemetery, then get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, and then stop by LAURI.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi trip itinerary planner .

You can drive from Inari to Rovaniemi in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. December in Rovaniemi sees daily highs of 22°F and lows of 11°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Museums Historic Sites
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Rovaniemi Church ©
Rovaniemi Church
German Soldier s Cemetery ©
German Soldier s Cemetery

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